It’s time to celebrate the birth of America and Portland has got you covered! Check out some of these events happening Fourth of July weekend and experience all Portland has to offer!
Grab your friends and family and make your way down to the Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival July 2-5 at Tom McCall Waterfront Park. This festival has it all: four stages, 100 acts, five cruises, two after-hour parties, dance competitions, and Fourth of July fireworks. Best of all, proceeds go to the Oregon Food Bank. Cost: Minimum $10 Donation. Four-Day Passes Available.
If you’re looking for a family-friendly event, then head out to Oaks Park on July 4th for the Pepsi Alcohol-Free Fireworks Spectacular. Come early and spend the day enjoying the rides and coasters or take it easy with mini golf or roller skating. The park will extend its regular hours staying open from 10 am – midnight. After a fun day at the park, spend the evening watching the spectacular fireworks show. Cost: $5 or Less Depending on Age.